Sub officer-bearer of 2nd Guard Regiment. Officer 4th Regiment of the Queen Augusta.
Prussian army uniforms c. 1870. Franco-Prussian war.
Sub officer-bearer of the 2nd Guard Regiment. Officer 4th Regiment of the Queen Augusta. Armée prussienne. Sous officer Porte-Drapeau du 2e Règiment de la Garde. Officer du 4e Règiment de la Reine Augusta.Continue reading →
Surrender negotiations before sedan on the evening of September 1, 1870 by Anton Werner.
diorama at Berlin Sedan panorama.
The Capitulation of Sedan.
A depiction of the talks in the village of Donchery, Ardennes, France, on 2 September 1870, hours after the French Army of Châlons had run up a white flag over Sedan.
Members of the French delegation pictured on the left: Supreme Commander Emmanuel Félix de Wimpffen (just standing up), General Auguste-Alexandre Ducrot, and other officers.
Members of the delegation from the Prussian Coalition pictured on the right: Supreme Commander Helmuth von Moltke the Elder (standing at the table), Otto von Bismarck (sitting to Moltke’s left), General Field Marshall Leonhard Graf von Blumenthal, General Field Marshall Alexander August Wilhelm von Pape, commanders of the 3rd- and the Maas-Army, and other officers.
Date after 2 September 1870.
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